Number of Big Deals Drops in 2009 by Gwen Moritz Posted 1/25/2010 12:00 am Updated 4 years ago Even excluding the back-to-back multibillion-dollar sales of Alltel Corp., the roster of large deals involving Arkansas companies or assets announced last year was anemic. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access stories older than 20 days. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.